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Wood Construction Drives Down Cost for Mid-Rise Buildings

October 17, 2014 10:03 am
Wood Construction Drives Down Cost for Mid-Rise Buildings

Finding a way to save on major purchases without compromising on quality is a top priority for most consumers, especially on big ticket items such as a home. Enter mid-rise wood construction. Driving down the costs for homebuilders and buyers alike, wood mid-rise encompasses buildings that are five and six-storeys […]

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Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame Profile: Tim Frick

October 16, 2014 4:00 pm
Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame Profile: Tim Frick

In honour of the upcoming Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame 2014 Induction Celebrations presented by Canadian Tire on October 22, OLM will be featuring inductees—recent and historic—in a weekly Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame Profile piece. Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame aims to share the stories and achievements of Honoured […]

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Seniors are not the Wealthy Generation Despite Recent Media Hype

2:01 pm
Seniors are not the Wealthy Generation Despite Recent Media Hype

Why we need to invest in affordable housing, homecare and long-term care for seniors Working as an advocate for seniors’ issues can feel like pushing water uphill. Yet, after a challenging few years which has seen headlines of flood and fire, bad food, bed sores and a chronic shortage of […]

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Food Frenzy in the Capital

11:59 am
Food Frenzy in the Capital

When the average Canadian thinks of Ottawa, they think of the national hub of power and politics. However, our great city is more than just that. Don Chow and Jennifer Lim’s new book Ottawa Food: A Hungry Capital is a feast for your eyes. In it, they explore all things […]

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